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Entry type: Download Entry ID: 109762253, Entry date: 11/22/2018

Download Firmware SCALANCE W1700 IEEE 802.11ac V1.1.0

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Download Firmware SCALANCE W1700 IEEE 802.11ac V1.1.0

This firmware update V1.1.0 can be used for SCALANCE W1700 IEEE 802.11ac products and replaces the older firmware version V1.0.0

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SCALANCE W1788-1 M12



SCALANCE W1788-2 M12









New functions:

  • IEEE 802.11r: Support of the 802.11r standards “Fast NDE transition“ for optimized roaming within one mobility domain.
  • Layer-2 Tunnel: Support of WLAN clients using the ‘Layer-2 Tunnel’ MAC mode.
  • CLP (Configuration License Plug): Support of the new removable storage media SCALANCE S 2 GB and SCALANCE S 2 GB EEC.
  • Security - Client limiter: Limitation of the maximum number of clients that can connect to a WLAN interface simultaneously.
  • The wireless approval list in the firmware has been updated. For more detailed information about the status of approvals for the respective device versions, refer to www.siemens.com/wireless-approvals.


Changes/bug fixes:

  • Antennas: Sporadic crashes (segmentation fault) occurring when configuring antennas via Telnet have been eliminated.
  • General stability optimization for  connections via WDS.
  • Incorrect entries in the Ethernet and WLAN statistics have been corrected.
  • The problem occurring when sending e-mails via the second IP interface (IPv4/IPv6) has been corrected.
  • Channels allowed: The incorrect behavior occurring with the setting “Use permissible channels only“ in combination with channel 13 und configured channel ‘Auto’ has been corrected.
  • General optimizations which shall improve the user experience with SCALANCE W and help you achieve that your system runs better than before.


Config Version: 01.01



  • This version contains security-related improvements which increase the ruggedness. We recommend performing an update.
  • As changes may occur in the national approvals while the documentation for the firmware is being completed, there may be differences between the national approvals listed in V1.1.0 and the Compact Operating Instructions. At the time of the release, the settings according to the country list of firmware V1.1.0 are valid. There is no approval available yet for some countries. They are marked with an asterisk in the Web Based Management and Command Line Interface.
  • The currently available national approvals can be found in the list of wireless approvals under www.siemens.com/wireless-approvals.
  • In addition, the list of countries corresponding to your device is offered directly in the Web Based Management for download. 
  • To download the list, open the "System" folder in the Web interface of the corresponding SCALANCE W1700 product and click "Load&Save". The country list suitable for your SCALANCE W1700 product can be downloaded by clicking "Save" in the "CountryList" row.
  • Only the Primary Setup Tool version 4.2 is compatible with firmware version 1.1.0.


Third-party software - license conditions and copyright notes

You can find the copyright information for third-party software contained in this product, particularly open source software, as well as applicable license conditions of such third-party software in the ReadMe_OSS file. 

Special note for resellers

The information and the license conditions in the Readme_OSS file must be passed on to the purchasing party to avoid license infringements by the reseller or purchasing party.
   OSS_SCALANCE-W1700_86.pdf (4,3 MB) 


 SCALANCE W1700 firmware V1.1.0

You can download the file here.

 Registrierung notwendig  SCALANCE_W1700_V01_01_00.zip (22.4 MB) 

Download only for registered users

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